Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce reports on achievements to date and sets out goals for 2019
Seán Canney TD, Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, today (20th February) welcomed the publication of the Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce Implementation Review 2018. The Taskforce, chaired by Minister Canney, was established in 2016 to identify and overcome obstacles to mobile phone and broadband services and engages with telecoms operators. The Taskforce is made up of officials from several Government Departments and agencies and representatives from the local government sector… Continue reading.
Minister attends Telecommunication Action Group Meeting
Minister of State for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development, Seán Canney T.D., yesterday (Monday, 18 February 2019) visited the Smart Docklands district of Dublin City. While there, Minister Canney was shown a number of Smart City initiatives including the BikeKeep smart bike locking system, the wifi connected Steora smart bench and Smart Radar, a traffic monitoring resource… Continue reading.
Autism-focused pilot projects in Fingal and Wicklow among local authority led digital initiatives
The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, and Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, Sean Canney TD, today (Monday, 4th February 2019) announced additional funding of €246,294 for eight local authority-led digital initiatives, under the Department’s Digital Innovation Programme… Continue reading.
Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development & Department of Communications, Climate Action and the Environment Seán Canney TD today launched the Smart Community initiative in Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo… Continue reading.
To coincide with the lambing season, Mr. Seán Canney, T.D., Minister of State, with responsibility for Dog Control at the Department of Rural and Community Development, highlights the responsibility of dog owners and the vulnerability of sheep to dog attacks… Continue reading.